What nationality was WWI figher ace The Red Baron, shot down this week in 1918?
What was Elvis Presley's 1st No. 1 hit record?
- Jailhouse Rock
- Heartbreak Hotel
- Only the Lonely
- Jealous Guy
What did the space shuttle Discovery put into orbit in 1990?
- International Space Station
- Environment Satellite
- Hubble Space Telescope
- Mir Space Station
What country is the Soviet built Chernobyl nuclear power station now located in?
Although the cause of the AIDS virus was discovered in 1984, its origins go back to the 1930s or earlier?
Who released their critically acclaimed album "Lemonade" in 2016?
What is the name of the 1916 Irish rebellion against the British?
- War of Independence
- Easter Rising
- The Troubles
- Fenian Rising
Who is said to have founded the city of Rome on April 21, 753 BC?
- Romulus and Remus
- Lucius Tarquinius Superbus
How long did it take to create the world's 1st vaccine for malaria, introduced in Malawi in 2019?
- 5 years
- 15 years
- 30 years
- 60 years
Who was the 1st European to discover Brazil in 1500?
- Pedro Álvares Cabral
- Vasco da Gama
- Ferdinand Magellan
- Christopher Columbus
Well done! You beat the average!
People find this quiz a good challenge!
Try Another Weekly History Quiz
Try Another History QuizList of Quizzes